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Feb 15, 2013 10:00pm PST
it, he gave marco rubio's talking points in the speech. gave republicans a lot of cover, he cass strong on enforcement so this tone was significantly different than the inaugural. >> so speak of marco rubio, he came after, in fact, there were two republican responses, senator rubio and rand paul gave the tea paty response. di t-- often t response, the republican or the other part response doesn't get a lot of attention. was this one different. did it have an impact. >> there was more curiosity because of marco rubio and i think the speech could be boiled down to i am not mitt romney. i was not born to privilege, power, affluence or influence. i come from very humble origins. and this is who i am. and these are my values. i didn't think it wag dr -- was -- -- i think he is a very strong speaker and probably a very good messenger. i thought itwag eye very-- was a very pedestrian message. >> woodruff: remembered for leaning over to get a drink. >> to me, the way he recouped that, that is how the speech will be remembered, is darting for the pole in spring and the fact he could laugh
Feb 13, 2013 5:30pm PST
the border must come first. even marco rubio of florida-- a member of the bipartisan group of eight-- said this in the republican response to the president last night. >> we can also help grow our... grow our economy if we have a legal immigration system that allows us to attract and assimilate the world's best and brightest. we need a responsible permanent solution to the problem of those who are he illegall but firstwe mt follow through on the brokepromes othe past tsecu our borders and enforce our laws. >> warner: that history was never far away at today's hearing, for many republicans, including texas senator john cornyn. senator chuck grassley of iowa is the committee's ranking republican. >> this is like deja vu for a lot of us. but i believe that the reason immigration reform failed in 2007 is because the american people don't actually believe congress intends to follow through on important measures like border security, worksite enforcement, visa overstays, and the like. >> warner: napolitano told cornyn that the obama administration has done much to stem illegal border cros
Feb 12, 2013 6:00pm PST
leaves, we hear the republican response from the junior senator from the state of florida, marco rubio. so, we will be looking for that. >> the president spoke about learning english. and as a precondition to citizenship. marco rubio one of the reasons he was chosen is that he is totally, perfectly bilingual and will deliver the speech in both english and spanish. >> woodruff: he'll go back and forth >> i think he's already done it in spanish. >> woodruff: and they'll be broadcasting it. but he's of course the son of cuban emigres. >> and demate coras have been doing this for a long time. i mean and toneeville rogue owes a did. they combined one republican. >> woodruff: we're listen to go the house speaker saying the house will come to order. we see the president just about to exit the door wanting to shake every single hand. i remember when president clinton was in office, reaching three and four and five rows back to make sure he didn't miss a single hand. on his way out the door. >> and the pages. they line up back there. >> woodruff: we will wait a few minutes before we hear from s
Feb 18, 2013 6:00pm EST
reaction from senators like marco rubio saying it's dead on arrival and orioles saying you're damaging the -- and others saying you're damaging the ongoing bipartisan work. >> there's bills being worked out in the house and senate and this white house bill. all we've gotten are these general principles, outlines, general ideas of what they want to do and get that it was important that what's in these bills, that these issues are important enough to discuss and have the conversation to get it out there. >> thank you. >>> immigration isn't the only political issue sparking passionate debate. lots of you are weighing in on sequestration, those automatic federal spending cuts that will kick in march 1st unless congress acts to avoid them and the cuts could mean furlough for federal workers. every democratic lawmaker on capitol hill has spoken out against furloughs including maryland senator ben cardin. >> we don't want furloughs. it is the wrong thing to do. it will cause major disruptions of services. it will impact long on individuals. we need to eliminate the possibility of that type of
Feb 12, 2013 3:00pm PST
. immediately afterward, we'll carry the republican response by florida senator marco rubio. and mark and david will be back with more analysis. until then, we'll see you online and again here tomorrow evening. thank you, and good night. >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> bnsf railway. >> and by the alfred p. sloan foundation. supporting science, technology, and improved economic performance and financial literacy in the 21st century. >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... >> this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. captioning sponsored by macneil/lehrer productions captioned by media access group at wgbh >> this is "bbc" funding for this presentation is made possible by the freeman foundation of new york, stowe, vermont, and honolulu. newman's own foundation. sony pictures classics. now presenting "amore." and fidelity investments. >> your personal economy is made up of the things that matter most,
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